Faced with a June 1 deadline, legislators in the state assembly are debating a property tax “relief” bill that won’t do much to ease the pain.
Former Dateline producer Marsha Bartel accuses NBC of breaching its own ethics policy to catch sexual predators.
Two great ideas for making the city more bike-friendly.
Northwestern and DePaul become the first double Chicago entries in the Women’s College World Series in softball.
Does the AP have its facts straight about Jack Kevorkian?
Apple unveils its new, DRM-free music store and its new take on piracy prevention.
The experimental trio Yuganaut finds new uses for the analog synthesizer.
A moving essay on forgetting about war.
LTH Forum’s third anniversary, ethics in food writing, pie floaters, and more.
Joe Crede has insult added to injury the day after missing a game because he took a bad-hop grounder in the face.
Can an economist tell environmentalists a thing or two? It’s going to take more than an op-ed.
To landmark or not to landmark? New 42nd Ward alderman Brendan Reilly has a big decision on his hands.
The Fucking Champs are back with another clinic on hard rock riffery.
Kanye West’s new, indie-rock-loving mix tape
Some tips on cicada cookery.